I am a member of the Medical Toxicology Centre ( www.ncl.ac.uk/mtc/ ) at the Wolfson Building and also at the Institute of Neuroscience and the Institute for Ageing and Health, where I am a member of the Dementia and Neurodegenerative Diseases Group. Additionally, I am a member of the Complex Genetics and Pharmacogenetics Research Group.
Chair, Institute of Neuroscience GM Safety Committee
Chair, Institute for Ageing and Health GM Safety Committee
Biological Safety Advisor, Institute for Ageing and Health Research Laboratories
Advisory Committee on Pesticides, Member (2012-2015)
Member of the Advisory Committee on Pesticides Medical and Toxicology Panel (2012-2015)
Medical Research Council Staff Scientist, MRC Neurochemical Pathology Unit, 1987-1999
Medical Reearch Council External Staff Scientist, MRC/University of Newcastle Centre Development in Clinical Brain Ageing, 2000-2005
Visiting Researcher, National Institutes of Genome Research/National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland USA, 2004
Health Protection Agency, Scientist, Chemical Hazards and Poisons Division, 2005-2006
British Toxicology Society
"Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Visual Hallucinations in Dementia with Lewy Bodies" funding from the Alzheimer's Society June 2013-December 2015.
Biomedical Sciences BMS306 Diseases of the Nervous System
MRes in Medical and Molecular Biosciences, Genetic Basis of Common (Complex) Disease MMB8014